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Let's see your LIFTED Soob off roader 2010 edition.

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#1 ezapar



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Posted 19 January 2010 - 01:38 PM

A pic or 2, no more. ;) A brief description. cheers.

Edited by Zap, 18 May 2010 - 12:11 PM.

#2 chazmataz


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Posted 19 January 2010 - 04:15 PM

same old rigs, new pictures.

86 GL wagon,
still powered by EA82
32/36 weber carb
5spd D/R,
about 1 3/8" frt and 1 1/2" rear suspension lift
235/75-15 SXT MT
15" mitsubishi wheels
6 lug conversion
welded rear diff.
custom bumpers
off road lights

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84 GL wagon
EA81 w/ 32/36 weber carb,
4spd D/R,
stock suspension cranked,
LSD rear end,
14" pug wheels
215/70-14 Blizzaks

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#3 Gloyale


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Posted 19 January 2010 - 06:28 PM

I was kinda waiting to compile a complete build thread before revealing my lifted rig v2.0

But since this thread is here.....I'll at least post a roll call.

Here is my 84 GL wagon.
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LIFT: 6" home built by previous owner. Modified and Strengthened by HighGuys.

ENGINE:1995? Impreza EJ18 Longblock.(thanks to Mellow65 for the great deal on it) ECU, Intake, and harness from '93 Legacy 2.2
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265/70/16 in these pics. Redrilled Tacoma wheels Great but only for sand.

215/75/15 Snow tires for this winter. Hope to have 225/60/16 for next winter.

235/75/15 mudders will go on next summer. Mounted on Narrow offset rims for front, deep offset for rears. This is to compensate for my wider EA82 front subframe.


Of course the EA82 Front end. Crossmember, Contol arms, radius rods, axles.......

mounted to modified EA81 Radius rod plate. Swaybar removed, plate extended and angled up to meet body and extra mounting ear welded on (bolts into captive nut used for Auto trans crossmember, unused with 4spd)

Modified Gen 1 Skidplate. Extended to bolt to crossmember, and reinforced with a few strips of old mustache bar metal.:grin:

EA82 SPFI aircleaner box and SPFI air intake used along with extra legacy air intake and some Schedule 40 ABS 2" pipe to make high mount air cleaner and Snorkle

Fan relay wire interupted and run to a Single Pole/Double Throw with Center OFF switch. This allow the ECU to control the Fan normally when swithc is in one position. Or I can ground the wire and trigger the relay with switch in the other position. Or with center OFF Fan can be defeated for water crossing.

270 OHM resistor parrallel on temp sender wire to correct EJ resistance curve to EA gauge.

EJ idiot light sender wired to OP gauge on dash. Needle pegs high on start, then drops to zero when pressure builds. If I ever see the needle raise while driving I know somethings wrong :lol:

Edited by Gloyale, 19 January 2010 - 09:12 PM.

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Posted 19 January 2010 - 08:53 PM

82 Brat
4" JP Lift
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83 Brat
4" BB lift

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88 Wagon
2" WH lift
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The Wheeler Wagon
2" SJR Lift
30x9.50x15 Buckshots mudders

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#5 JacksonRally


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Posted 19 January 2010 - 09:39 PM

Current 2010 condition
Mock up new suspension. 30" BFG 80" wide track width. Lots and lots of new stuff planned this year

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And the good old days
Jackson Rally 1'' lift kit. 28'' BFGs.

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#6 The Beast I Drive

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Posted 19 January 2010 - 10:08 PM

Well, I still have the same old one, The Beast. Nothing much really different this year

87 GL Wagon
6" lift
31/10.5/R15 Maxxis Bighorn tires
welded rear
EA81 motor
stock 5 speed D/R
custom exhaust
modified front lower control arms
other mods

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But I do have this now in the making...

'78 Brat
4" lift, stock tires for now
stock EA71 with a Fat Case bellhousing swapped on, '81 Brat 4 speed D/R swapped in
more mods to come

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And this, which will be sold soon

'85 Brat
3" lift
27/8.5/R14 Maxxis Bighorns on Pug steels
custom bumpers
3" stainless exhaust stacks
stock EA81 with Weber and 4 speed D/R
other mods to come

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Posted 19 January 2010 - 10:32 PM

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Posted 19 January 2010 - 10:54 PM

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#9 Turbone


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Posted 19 January 2010 - 10:58 PM

Nothing new for me, except for a few more beauty marks :-p

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#10 mcbrat


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Posted 19 January 2010 - 10:59 PM

My 2 current lifted soobs.

'86 GL Brat, 91k miles, 3" BYB Lift, Genuine Subaru 14" Alloys, 205/70R14 tires.

'82 GL Brat. Delta torque grind cam in rebuilt EA81, MSD 6A ignition, recurved disty, weber 32/36 with 155 mains. '89 5 speed D/R, Samurai t-case, rear drive disconnect, '85 Toyota solid axle front, '86 Toyota solid axle rear, toyota drive shafts (lengthened). Custom built suspension, 4 link rear, 3 link front. Stock Jeep TJ coil springs, Subaru power steering pump, '86 Toyota steering box, custom crossover steering. Toyota V6 front calipers and Land Cruiser vented rotors. replumbed brakes, but still using soob hill holder. Lockright locker in rear. 17 gallon fuel cell sunk into bed behind cab. custom roll bar, bumpers, and subframe sunk and welded into soob frame rails. 105" wheelbase. Doetsch Tech Shocks
35" tires on 17x9 Cragar Soft 8's.
slightly cut wheel wells :)
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Posted 20 January 2010 - 01:10 AM

85 Brat, 4" front 3 1/2" rear lift, tube brumpers front and rear, 5 spd d/r, ea81 w/ weber, dual magnaflow exhuast, wrx hood scoop, impreza seats, locked diff, 6 lug conv, 28" hancook dynopro's, 27" SSR's, 15" wheels, ej22 motor in the shop, canopy being painted

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#12 Scott in Bellingham

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 08:01 AM

87 soooobie

my origanal 6" lift with 27" swampers

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An Idea as how to mae it lighter with better aproach and departure angles

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 04:49 PM

95 Legacy L

~outback struts/springs
~215/65/16 general grabber at2's on wrx wheels
~2.5 rs seats
~outback front bumper
~2.5 dohc swap

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Posted 20 January 2010 - 06:56 PM

1987 GL-10
RX Transmission FT4WD D/R W/ Diff Lock
RX 3.7:1 LSD diff
4" Ozified Lift
28" Wildcat Mud Terrain Tires on 15x7 Black Steel Toyota 6 lug wheels
Hubs drilled to Toyota 6 lug pattern on Bridgeport mill
Custom 3" Snorkel with in-line K&N Apollo enclosed air filter
Allied Armament Front Tube Bumper
Custom rear bumper with d rings and hitch receiver
Custom Roof Rack with Front and Rear off-road lights
Custom Exhaust system from manifold back
Custom two piece skid plate tied into front bumper and cross member
Fern Camo paint job with spray-on bed liner on sides
Front driving lights
Rear disc brake conversion

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Posted 23 January 2010 - 04:49 PM


it old its rusty but its my subaru

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Posted 24 January 2010 - 01:33 PM

'81 GL Wagon
4" lift
5 speed D/R
Stock EA81 w/ Weber/snorkle, custom y-pipe to 2 1/4" exaust
(new engine in the works w/ delta cam and 10:1 compression)
EA82 front control arms,knuckles,axles
VW Baja rear coilovers
Welded rear diff w/hybrid axles
27-9.50-14 SSR Swampers on 504 Pugs
Trimmed/ reworked wheel wells
Tube bumpers w/ skidplate
Fog lights in grill
Yakima roof basket with custom mount

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Posted 18 February 2010 - 02:52 PM

88 XT6 Manual 4WD(:lol:).
2" lift modded to retain air suspension up front with temporary coil over conversion in the rear until I finish reassembling the rear air struts with high grade adhesive sealant.
2005 Forester XT Turbo Wheels.
Canadian height button installed, not yet operational.
Custom built hitch receiver.

3.9 LSD parts in garage disassembled ready for cleaning and reassembly.

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Posted 18 February 2010 - 06:05 PM

I haven't off-roaded it at all yet, but it's lifted so I figure I'll post it!!

2000 Impreza OBS

1" JacksonRally strut spacers
1/2" Paranoid Fabrication rear saggy butt spacers
1/4" Paranoid Fabrication front strut spacers
RA mud flaps
17" Rota wheels w/Hankook ice bears w300 225/50/17
Hella Fogs

These are pics before the new wheels. I would post current ones, but my computer is stupid!

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Posted 25 February 2010 - 12:01 AM

Some Hellas, 3" High Guys lift w/ Forrester struts, wrx rims

I would love to get a new front and rear bumper, snorkel, D/R

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Posted 25 February 2010 - 06:45 AM

something from oz

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87 RX turbo
4" lift all round
27x8.5x14 BFG's
high compression EA82T

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Posted 28 February 2010 - 07:45 PM

Sorry havnt done much wheeling lately as it is currently my daily driver.

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Just some bald rear tires, new doors on one side and more cracks in the windshield. lol

6inch homemade lift
33x9.50 BFG's
Sammi t-case
R-180 STI rear diff and axles.
Front and rear LSD's
2.5L High comp. Hybrid motor.

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Posted 18 March 2010 - 01:33 AM

8" Boss/WH/JAW Lift
30X9.50X15 Buckshots
Welded Rearend

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Not all the way done but getting close...............


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Posted 18 March 2010 - 10:59 AM

Spot reserved for when it is lifted.

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Posted 02 April 2010 - 09:40 PM

Well, I was hoping to post my Waterwagon 3 Earlier, but it was not lifted....


Now it is :banana:

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SJR (new, prototype!) EJ 3"/3.5" EJ Lift, Outback Struts, 27x9x14R Swampers

and since it was a Brighton, other mods- OBW instrument cluster (to gain a tachometer) CB radio antenna (for future CB radio)
Rear disc brakes from Gen 1 legacy, (actually, entire rear suspension) and a 3.9 open diff from an 86 GL, (matches the current 5spd AWD) awaiting future D/R swap, which I just need a few more parts...

More pics later, it's still getting mods installed ;)

Edited by Ratty2Austin, 02 April 2010 - 09:47 PM.

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